So if you are considering dating a co-worker, you must first consult the company employee handbook if there is a rule against dating or marrying a co-worker.If there is, it is best to consult and inform your boss in an honest manner and discuss solutions for both to stay within the same company.Most office employees have access to all office e-mails on the excuse of checking for suspected pornographic content and illegal material.
Because if you are in the same office, you may have nothing very different to share with each other on the daily goings-on and intrigues and you may lose the spark in your romance. But more important, you may escape being the target of office intrigues, accusations of favouritism, and character assassination.6.
Co-workers can mess up work because they have had a lover’s tiff, and vitiate the atmosphere by setting up rival camps in the staff.
It results in back-biting, stalling of work and confrontation.8.
It is easy for romance to bloom when you are thrown together for long hours and have similar interests and leisure periods.
So you may have fallen in love with her beside the photocopier and she may have flipped for your computer skills, but both of you must weigh a number of considerations before you start dating.1.